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Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA)

Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA)

Art Museum
El Raval, Barcelona
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  • m v.
    "a place with a very strong spirit - skaters and artist everywhere."(6 Tips)
    Christian K.
    "starchitect Richard Meier"(4 Tips)
    Jole P.
    "Beautiful modern art museum- would highly recommend"(3 Tips)
    Anya G.
    "great architecture"(6 Tips)
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  • Matthias W.
    When it's closed you will meet hundreds of young people on the plaza dancing to hiphop or skateboarding or just hanging around and drinking beer. Awesome!
  • Saige
    SaigeJune 15
    Thoughtfully designed exhibits highlighting art, architecture, and sociologically important trends & ideas. Loved it.
  • Liam K.
    Liam K.June 9
    Very nice building but the art was pretty meh
  • Tanya E.
    Nice shop with books and souvenirs inside☝🏻
  • m v.
    m vacApril 30
    gr8 exhibitions, thanks! one of the must-go when in barcelona. a place with a very strong spirit - skaters and artist everywhere. luv it!
  • Hendrix M.
    Great art work to see.
  • Mariana T.
    Located at the Raval, this museum is a great example of Richard Meier's architecture. Always changing expositions of modern art. Is worth the visit.
  • Jole P.
    Jole PFebruary 13
    Beautiful modern art museum- would highly recommend
  • Maria S.
    Maria SJanuary 6
    Many interesting exhibitions
  • Francis K.
    Francis KinderOctober 18, 2016
    Great structure for poor collection. Only a few standouts.
  • Jen R.
    Jen RouseOctober 5, 2016
    Shame both ground and top floors were closed when I visited, made €10 seem a bit steep. But the building is beautiful and a few pieces were really great. Wifi code included on your ticket.
  • Bálint L.
    Bálint LiptaySeptember 16, 2016
    i was just about to loose all my trust of art institutions generally, but MACBA gave me an example that Museums still can have an important role in my life and in the society.
  • Mien T.
    Mien TrinhJuly 25, 2016
    The vibe is totally out of mind
  • Ankur B.
    Ankur BanerjeeJuly 11, 2016
    Retain your entry ticket pass, as it contains the wifi password for the free "MACBA" network to connect to. Lockers available which require €1 deposit (returned when you empty the locker).
  • i.am. a.
    i.am. a.m.e.June 27, 2016
    Top class modern art museum! Beautiful modern building. Love it!
  • Ted P.
    Ted PenningsMay 30, 2016
    Awesome exhibitions. Open super late (1am) during museum night!
  • Cherry A.
    Cherry AdamMay 23, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    The Punk exhibition is amazing. Don't miss it!
  • Davis L.
    Davis LisboaMay 1, 2016
    http://www.davislisboa.com
  • Danilo M.
    Danilo MuraroMarch 14, 2016
    the souvenir and book shop is much more interesting than the exibition itself
  • Masha S.
    Masha SashkovaFebruary 28, 2016
    Perfect exhibition all the time!
  • Kenny V.
    Kenny VermeulenFebruary 26, 2016
    Beautiful building. Nice exhibitions. And skaters in front.
  • Anya G.
    Anya GregoryFebruary 1, 2016
    Interesting exhibits, great architecture, and the surrounding plaza is fun for people watching.
  • Dominika K.
    Dominika KomenderDecember 28, 2015
    the Species od Spaces exhibition is amazing
  • Paulina L.
    Paulina LanzDecember 17, 2015
    ALWAYS visit the gift shop
  • Ivan L.
    Ivan LojkoNovember 15, 2015
    Outside is a skating spot all day/night and a cool place to chill/drink w locals 😀
  • Mrs Ozbilici
    Mrs OzbiliciNovember 7, 2015
    I cannot understand contemporary art 🙄 didn't see anything groundbreaking but probably due to ignorance??
  • Stefan
    StefanOctober 1, 2015
    The art is not amazing - but it's a great space to hang out, both indoors and outdoors. Stop by.
  • Vanessa R.
    Vanessa RuedaSeptember 17, 2015
    impeccable curation, texts, artworks, bookstore and personal. I love this museum. A must if you like contemporary, conceptual art
  • Sebastian G.
    Sebastian Gisbert-MadziarSeptember 7, 2015
    Great installation, beautiful structure, great exhibitions
  • Ana F.
    Ana FedzAugust 25, 2015
    If you like museums ask for artpass. If you think you will come back within a year buy the yearly pass by 15€.
  • Ana F.
    Ana FedzAugust 25, 2015
    Art contemporary
  • Zuzka B.
    Zuzka BlazkovaAugust 10, 2015
    Nice curatorial concept and architecture design of the exhibition "species of spaces", wonderful arworks at "the beast and the sovereign". Both last untill january 2016.
  • Lana B.
    Lana BarretoJuly 27, 2015
    Beautiful!!!!!
  • Luke
    LukeJuly 24, 2015
    Don't forget to look up
  • Gianfranco L.
    Gianfranco LanzioApril 26, 2015
    Great contemporary museum. A lot of different exhibitions and mesmerising architecture inside. Chill outside and watch the skaters do their tricks while you wait outside.
  • Michael S.
    Michael ScharfMarch 30, 2015
    Here you can enjoy great art & watch youngsters skating.
  • Jackie M.
    Jackie MucilliFebruary 24, 2015
    The building itself is really cool. The art is kind of weird, but worth checking out if you're interested in contemporary art. Free wifi.
  • Stavroula K.
    Stavroula KonidariFebruary 13, 2015
    You can reuse your ticket for a month.
  • Rollo G.
    Rollo GJanuary 12, 2015
    Awesome building.....that's about it
  • Joe C.
    Joe CooperDecember 26, 2014
    Definitely an interesting museum to visit. Be sure to check out the replica Keith Haring mural outside (you don't have to buy a ticket to see it).
  • Maria F.
    Maria FulanaDecember 10, 2014
    a place to spend a day, Macba has an amazing collection. Also u can get a coffee around, there's a keith haring painting. macba store full of nice publications & products, as the others stores around
  • olga z.
    olga zeroNovember 29, 2014
    You might find some interesting temporary exhibitions. The last floor is hard to digest though! Conceptual stuff is not easy for "normal people". Maybe the curators could have made it lighter?
  • Hanniee E.
    Hanniee EngberNovember 17, 2014
    Fascinating exhibits and they have guided tours for free (in english too)! Admission is worth the price. There are nice info pamphlets for each exhibit too.
  • Anna L.
    Anna LevinaNovember 8, 2014
    loved the "art and language incomplet" exhibition
  • Apartment Barcelona
    Apartment BarcelonaNovember 5, 2014
    Designed by New York architect Richard Meier and established in the inner city Raval neighbourhood, it´s likened to the largest Russian doll; it’s a work of art that contains many more inside. Read more
  • Christian K.
    Christian KatarnSeptember 22, 2014
    Designed by starchitect Richard Meier, this contemporary art museum is a must see if you are in town. The square in front is full of skaters and young people.
  • Fred W.
    Fred WilsonSeptember 13, 2014
    my least favorite of all the art museums we visited in Barcelona
  • Martin K.
    Martin KuncSeptember 7, 2014
    Great temporary exhibitions, not very good collection of artworks in pernament exhibition. Free Wi-fi.
  • Julio F.
    Julio FuentesSeptember 6, 2014
    Macballing
  • Anastasia R.
    Anastasia RAugust 29, 2014
    I like this place and will visit in future. Not so crowded and lots of things and art it's nice to think of there.
  • Remi L.
    Remi LefevreAugust 26, 2014
    Catch a break from the downtown heat with some local contemporary art: the building itself justifies a visit. Whilst collections vary in quality, there is always more than one so you can't go wrong.
  • Peter D.
    Peter DarnellJune 30, 2014
    Don't waste your time here
  • Tobias K.
    Tobias KochJune 27, 2014
    At least the regular exhibition was not worth it.
  • Marco C.
    Marco CupinApril 20, 2014
    Fighissimo
  • Eden H.
    Eden HananMarch 19, 2014
    Not what I was hoping for, check exhibits before going. Ask for wifi in case you'll get bored ...
  • Ñusta N.
    Ñusta NFebruary 3, 2014
    Free beer on saturday evening! (Open till 21h)
  • Laila L.
    Laila LambJanuary 20, 2014
    Take the 4pm free guided tour. A must!
  • Apartment Barcelona
    Apartment BarcelonaJanuary 17, 2014
    For those who prefer a more modern twist to art, be sure to make your way to the Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, also known as the MACBA.
  • Apartment Barcelona
    Apartment BarcelonaDecember 27, 2013
    The MACBA museum in Barcelona’s el Raval is a must. With many different exhibitions, there is bound to be something for everyone.
  • Alenka
    AlenkaOctober 19, 2013
    Amazing place!
  • Marko M.
    Marko MilojcicOctober 14, 2013
    Skate or die
  • APPARTSHOWROOM
    APPARTSHOWROOMSeptember 13, 2013
    After visit MACBA find art KM. 0 at our art showroom at Notariat, 3. Today 13/09/13 at 19:00 h. opening of Jordi Santacana painting. Have time with the artist in APPARTSHOWROOM having a MORITZ beer.
  • Ciel K.
    Ciel KSeptember 9, 2013
    Wifi - username : macba password : m9cb92013
  • Fanie F.
    Fanie FellAugust 8, 2013
    sit at the stairs and watch the skateboarders, photographers, and students spending their time in the sun
  • Sanne v.
    Sanne van der BeekJuly 27, 2013
    Just for the stunning architecture you should visit this. Interesting modern art expo's also
  • Stephen B.
    Stephen BainesJuly 26, 2013
    Check out the free and excellent street art tour of El Ravel that departs from outside MACBA daily at 5.30pm.
  • Joel G.
    Joel GimenoMay 16, 2013
    Loop Barcelona; "The Radiant"
  • Jan S.
    Jan StawarczykMay 4, 2013
    I can imagine to spend 9€ better than this.
  • Dunja Q.
    Dunja QuinceApril 29, 2013
    White, nice museum, chill part
  • Colin M.
    Colin MercerApril 27, 2013
    Great place for skating, and a few other things.
  • Igor G.
    Igor GerasevApril 19, 2013
    Wow! Good place.
  • Vitaly S.
    Vitaly ShagurinFebruary 6, 2013
    Could be a lot better...
  • Travel + Leisure
    Travel + LeisureJanuary 4, 2013
    Richard Meier’s 1995 stucco building contains an impressive collection of 20th-century and contemporary art: Clemente, Fontana, Matta-Clark, Tàpies.
  • Justin H.
    Justin HamNovember 26, 2012
    Strange yet interesting at the same time. Beautiful space too. Just keep an open mind then you will enjoy the experience.
  • Leo T.
    Leo TongOctober 31, 2012
    art: contemporary art museum next to the CCCB with varying exhibitions and events. a great space. sonar is hosted here.
  • Apartment Barcelona
    Apartment BarcelonaOctober 17, 2012
    For those who prefer a modern twist to art...the MACBA is a must! Check out one of the many temporary exhibitions...sure to leave you in awe! Read more
  • Anna N.
    Anna NoelleSeptember 26, 2012
    One oF the 7 ArticketBCN itinerary points. Discover the 6 others...
  • Barcelona Cultura
    Exposició "Muntadas - Between the frames. The Forum (1983-1993)(2011)". La Nit dels Museus.19 de maig 19pm-01am #bcnesmuseu
  • Fuyuhiko T.
    Fuyuhiko TakayaMarch 24, 2012
    "This museum is located centre of Barcelona. So that I recommend to visit from 10 AM to 13:00 - 14:00 PM (before lunch time) on Sunday. Use time efficiently!!"
  • Hans
    HansFebruary 3, 2012
    The SMAK (Ghent) of Barcelona. I've already seen art here I saw earlier in Ghent.
  • DHR.com
    DHR.comOctober 26, 2011
    Also known as MACBA, this is one of Barcelona's best museums. Has impressive collections from the mid-20th century to present. Stop by the Special Collections and Library Reading rooms.
  • @JaumePrimero
    @JaumePrimeroOctober 21, 2011
    I literally spent an entire day in here. Amazing!
  • Tessa C.
    Tessa ColautoSeptember 14, 2011
    Sadly the regular exhibition was closed, but the temporary exhibitions were great and it is definitely worth a visit to this contemporary art center.
  • Juliana R.
    Juliana RomanoSeptember 14, 2011
    Waste of time :(
  • I Wanna Go There
    I Wanna Go ThereAugust 4, 2011
    MACBA is Barcelona's Museum of Contemporary Art. It is one of the most visited museums in the city, and there are regular and temporary exhibitions. Read more
  • Barcelona4Seasons
    Barcelona4SeasonsJune 15, 2011
    It´s the place to be if you want to go for a skate, chill or even get in the Museum to contemplate Contemporary Art !
  • Acomodis Barcelona
    Acomodis BarcelonaJune 3, 2011
    Excellent place to see modern art in Barcelona! Added bonus of rarely being crowded despite the current creative hand with curation. Read more
  • Chloe P.
    Chloe PMay 30, 2011
    Not open on Tuesday.
  • Elodie D.
    Elodie DevirasDecember 12, 2010
    Contemporary art
  • Julian B.
    Julian BleeckerNovember 10, 2010
    They say this is the hot skateboard spot. Being from Venice CA I'm spoiled cause 3 visits left me super unimpressed. Oh well - the locals clearly love it. A couple of cool friendly skate shops nearby.
  • Oh-Barcelona.com
    Oh-Barcelona.comOctober 11, 2010
    A meeting place for the city's skaters and a top-class modern art museum. The exhibition by Konrad and Dorothee Fischer, in particular, is worth visiting and the building itself is a work of art. Read more
  • Geraldine C.
    Geraldine ChungJuly 29, 2010
    Open until midnight Thurs and Fri. English tours at 4pm.
  • Visit All The World
    WonderfuL!
  • yiah !.
    yiah !!!March 20, 2010
    Whenever you have time you can spend a few hours in the Museum of Modern Art. Near La Rabla Read more
  • Istituto Europeo di Design B.
    The MACBA is, without doubt, a referring cultural and artistic place to visit in Barcelona. Read more
  • Owen M.
    Owen MeyersJanuary 29, 2010
    Hang with the skaters and fixed-gear duders out front. Read more
  • Glitch
    GlitchJune 22
    macba빌딩은 엘라발지역의 다문화 분위기와 20세기말 아방가르드적 분위기 혼재.매주 토요일 저녁7시부터 라이브음악과 실험예술 프로그램과 북아프리카,동유럽의 현대미술작품 전시회가 열림.막바연구소에서 신분증 소지하고 입장하면 전시관련 카달로그 작품 아카이브등 관람가능.
  • Glitch
    GlitchJune 22
    화요일 문닫음.컨템퍼러리 콜렉션 많지는 않음.미술관 박물관 전시에 관심있다면 Art Passport 끊어 관람하면 효율적(6군데 할인가격으로 관람가능.유효기간 1년.)*articketbcn.org
  • Sergey L.
    Не увидел ничего современного 🤷🏼‍♂️
  • Gabriela M.
    Siempre que estoy en BCN paso .... siempre muestras nuevas e interesantes ...
  • Svetlana V.
    Из хорошего разве что архитектура здания, но нет одного плана/гида/ сопроводительного материала на английском...
  • Tuğçe C.
    Tuğçe Can GürhanDecember 14, 2016
    Barselonaya gelipte bu müzeyi görmemek olmazdı 👍🏻 müze pasaport alarak girebileceğiniz 6 müzeden biri 🤗💕
  • Alex N.
    Alex NovaOctober 20, 2016
    Интерьер супер. А вот на какую выставку попадете - как повезет. Современное искусство такое современное)
  • Stefanía A.
    Stefanía AcevedoSeptember 17, 2016
    Es muy buen museo. Los chicos que patinan afuera le dan un toque especial.
  • Mitya C.
    Mitya ChuykoAugust 24, 2016
    Здание внутри и снаружи классное, а вот выставки - отстой.
  • Adrian T.
    Adrian TudoseAugust 2, 2016
    Struttura molto affascinante e bella da vedere. Le opere e le installazioni presenti non mi hanno proprio entusiasmato, ma quelli sono gusti personali.
  • Mortizia13
    Mortizia13July 20, 2016
    Sempre trobareu una bona exposició
  • Lais
    LaisJune 23, 2016
    Lindo! O prédio é maravilhoso. Nas minhas duas visitas exposições no térreo e 2 andar e acervo no 1. O projeto curatorial é ousado! Vale a visita
  • Irene O.
    Irene OrianiJune 15, 2016
    Uno dei musei più belli di Barcellona!
  • Gianluca F.
    Gianluca FiorettiJune 7, 2016
    Non mi è piaciuto, trovo il museo molto trash, più che contemporaneo.
  • Mari Carmen O.
    Mari Carmen OliverMarch 19, 2016
    Uno de los museos más recomendables de Barcelona. Algunas exposiciones merecen mucho la pena.
  • Maria Jesus A.
    Maria Jesus AbarcaMarch 16, 2016
    No están abiertos los martes!!! Debería salir más claro en el sitio web la información es confusa.
  • John F.
    John FeinnerFebruary 7, 2016
    Tiene un mirador, no tan grande pero se puede apreciar la ciudad.
  • John F.
    John FeinnerFebruary 7, 2016
    Muy lindo lugar. Y tiene un pequeño mirador...
  • Chuk M.
    Chuk MatiasJanuary 28, 2016
    Tienen un show de fuentes los sábados que es muy chulo
  • Sito T.
    Sito Torres SotoDecember 26, 2015
    No suele gustarme... Espacio muy desaprovechado....
  • martin m.
    martin m. aleñarNovember 8, 2015
    Las exposiciones temporales
  • Felix K.
    Felix KullOctober 6, 2015
    Zeitgenössische Kunst ist ja definitiv Geschmackssache. Aber vor dem Gebäude sind 24/7 die besten Skater Barcelonas zu beobachten
  • Jaume C.
    Jaume CaulaSeptember 29, 2015
    No hay que dejar de pasar cuando hay una bien exposición, y luego tapear por el Born
  • Sohyung K.
    Sohyung KimSeptember 14, 2015
    미술관은 크고 깔끔하며 전시도 흥미로움. 하지만 여행객이고 현대미술에 큰 관심이 없다면 패스 할 것. (스페인어를 알지 못한다면 더더욱) 1층 로비의 소파가 매우 편함.
  • Heisenberg
    HeisenbergSeptember 13, 2015
    Te recomiendo comprar una soda y sentarte a contemplar la gente que pasa. Interesantísimo lugar.
  • Thom G.
    Thom GoldfingerAugust 1, 2015
    Maravilhoso!
  • M. Orçun Ş.
    M. Orçun ŞahinJuly 26, 2015
    Sanattan anlamıyormuşum, zaman ve para kaybı
  • sara m.
    sara mangiagalliMay 30, 2015
    Un museo en el corazón del Raval de Barcelona en el que poder gozar de más de 5000 obras. El edificio construido por el arquitecto Richard Meier en 1995 es de especial interés.
  • Marta S.
    Marta SánchezMay 15, 2015
    #Invasiodigital amb una visita performativa
  • Jaume C.
    Jaume CaulaApril 20, 2015
    El museo increíble, pero la exposición de ahora un poco justa ...
  • Viola
    ViolaMarch 14, 2015
    Хрень какая-то! :-D Для студентов 8 евро билет, вифи есть - это плюс!
  • Rafael P.
    Rafael PellonMarch 5, 2015
    Uma atração à parte é a galera do skate na porta. Pesquem gosta é uma bela session dos melhores de BCN lá pelas 18h, quase todo dia.
  • Dmitriy B.
    Dmitriy BashtovoyFebruary 23, 2015
    В этот раз шлак полный
  • Eva D.
    Eva DegrassiJanuary 13, 2015
    Ambiente muy juvenil en el entorno del museo, sitio donde se encuentran chavales, skaters y artistas.
  • Laura C.
    Laura CarolNovember 16, 2014
    Mi piace. Arte contemporanea divertente e dinamica. Fuori i ragazzi che fanno skate, dentro tutto bianco e il silenzio rigoroso
  • David B.
    David BorralloOctober 30, 2014
    Un museo que arquitectónicamente es precioso como espacio expositivo, aunque te puedes llevar un buen rato andando en su interior.La planta baja tiene un espacio de descanso que se agradece.
  • Just M.
    Just MartínezOctober 6, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Presentació de #elpaispuntcat. Edició digital en català d'El País.
  • Anna M.
    Anna Martin VSeptember 16, 2014
    #nochevisionaria
  • Juan Jose C.
    Juan Jose ChurruarinSeptember 3, 2014
    Increíble lugar. Gran parte de la historia del arte plástico en un solo lugar. El paseo hacia el museo es asombroso.
  • Alex Z.
    Alex ZhdanovAugust 13, 2014
    Вот такой должен быть музей. Девушки и парни, современное и только modern Art. Wi-fi и искусство. Шедеврально и феерично
  • Bonjour P.
    Bonjour PepeAugust 10, 2014
    В этом году (2014) выставка не очень(( 10 евро обычный билет, со студенческим скидка.
  • Kseniya S.
    Kseniya SiryakJuly 28, 2014
    Непростой для восприятия музей. Слишком много видео экспозиций и в основном на испанском. Ощущается сильная внутренняя направленность. Однозначное достоинство- внутреннее пространство. Успокаивает:)
  • Nadya
    NadyaJune 13, 2014
    Не оставил приятного впечатления. Ни о чем. Жалею о потерянном времени.
  • Barcelona Cultura
    Barcelona CulturaMay 12, 2014
    Gaudeix de La Nit dels Museus. 17 de maig de 19 a 01h #bcnesmuseu Read more
  • Alexandra
    AlexandraMarch 23, 2014
    Вот таким и должен быть музей современного искусства! Очень приятная атмосфера и очень интересные экспонаты! А еще здесь есть wi-fi и можно все фотографировать. :)
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